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Employer Sponsored Telemedicine Programs On The Rise

A new survey by Towers Watson, a global professional services company, reveals that telemedicine could provide billions in healthcare savings each year as employer-sponsored telemedicine programs increase. 364 more words

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Verizon Enters Growing Enterprise Telehealth Market with Virtual Visits Service

Verizon launches telehealth service to insurers, employers, and health services.

By Alison Diana, News

JUNE 25, 2014 - Verizon on Wednesday unveiled Verizon Virtual Visits… 587 more words

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Telehealth usability amongst elderly, a WeObservatory selected project

If you are interested in learning about technology acceptance in general, we highly recommend that you take a look at this project.

A key objective of a WeObservatory project “Telehealth and Elderly” by… 168 more words

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Should OTs be taking a tablet?

Should OTs be taking a tablet? Use of touch screen apps in early dev. By Melanie Ross Specialist OT, Keycomm AAC service, Edinburgh

Adapted from original in OT news with permission and thanks -Paediatric OT and portable touch screens in early development – Should OTs be taking a tablet?  1,163 more words

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Latest telemedicine bill would expand Medicare reimbursement beyond rural communities

Originally posted on MedCity News by Stephanie Baum

Two telemedicine bills introduced in the Senate and re-introduced in the House this week hope to expand the telemedicine services reimbursement by Medicare, as well as extend them to urban areas. 379 more words

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Creating a happy, healthy workplace: A holistic approach to employee benefits plan design and implementation

This article was published in Your Workplace magazine, Volume 16 Issue 4

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Canadian employers are facing increasingly complex human resource issues and challenges, which adversely impact employee health and productivity and jeopardize business success.   111 more words

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Telemedicine Delivering Advanced Pediatric Care To The World’s Children

Telemedicine was originally trumpeted as a technological tool capable of delivering specialized medical care and treatment to patients living in rural areas of America. But the technology, which helped connect stroke patients, diabetics and the chronically ill to medical specialists located at urban medical centers, is now helping to effectively deliver quality specialized healthcare to children all around the world. 437 more words

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